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Latest News and Upcoming Events 

Friday, September 8, 2017, 17:47 | No Comments »
Gulmarrad Fire Brigade is hosting an open day!
Come along and get information on bush survival plans, property protection and much more!

Location & Time:
Sunday, September 17 at 9 AM - 1 PM
341 Brooms Head Rd, Gulmarrad NSW 2463, Australia

Tuesday, August 1, 2017, 00:02 | No Comments »
Thank you to the organizers, catering team and Comms unit who set up / ran the Family Fun day for all the brigades within the clarence valley! It was a great day had by all!

Gulmarrad Brigade had two crews attending on the day and ended the day with three 'Runners Up' certificates! Congratulations and thank you to those two teams!

Saturday, July 1, 2017, 11:58 | No Comments »
Congratulations to Gary Want winner of our raffle through Home Hardware Maclean. Thank you, everyone, for your support.

Sunday, June 25, 2017, 16:11 | No Comments »
Gulmarrad RFB is always looking for members!

- Gulmarrad RFB Is looking for active members to come along to training and other events!

What role can I undertake?

• Firefighting
• Respond to '000' callouts
• Community Engagement
• Fundraising
• and much more

As a volunteer, you don't have to undertake all the roles. As a volunteer, you may join just for Fundraising and Community Engagement or you may want to respond to fires. The role you undertake is totally up to you.

-Gulmarrad RFB Juniors are looking for other people to train with them!
What can the junior members do?
Junior members can come out with us to charity, fundraising and family fun day events. The juniors train all together on a set Sunday where they learn and get to use all the equipment we use. The juniors will also learn about how to keep safe when fire events are happening and how to protect your homes and assets.

To be an active firefighter you must be of the age 16 or over.
To be a junior member you must be of the age 12 or over.

To join Gulmarrad RFB click the link below, fill out the form and we will get back to you as soon as it reaches us!

Saturday, March 18, 2017, 21:21 | No Comments »
Due to the weather event, Junior members training at Gulmarrad Station will be canceled for Sunday 19th March will be on a date to be advised

Thursday, March 16, 2017, 17:23 | No Comments »
Gulmarrad Junior Training is on the 19th of March 2017 at 2pm - 4pm (1400hrs - 1600hrs) at Gulmarrad Station

Sunday, January 1, 2017, 18:41 | No Comments »
Gulmarrad RFB will be at Maclean Mac Markets on the 7th of January 2017

> Bush Fire Survival plans
> How to get fire permits
> Balloons and firetruck money boxes for kids!
> Information on School Cadets and Gulmarrad Brigade Juniors

Wednesday, November 30, 2016, 15:33 | No Comments »
Gulmarrad Junior Training is on the 4th of December at 2pm - 4pm ( 1400 - 1600).

Training will consist of:
> Hand tools
> Truck Familiarization (naming, explaining uses of item out of truck)
> Learning about gauges on the truck pumps

This will be the last junior training of this year. The next training will be the first week of february 2017.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016, 19:38 | No Comments »

Gulmarrad Junior Training is on the 20th of November at 2pm - 4pm (1400 - 1600).

Training will consist of:
> Fire Over-run ( Faster paced and proper drills)
> Radio talk ( this time extra terms added then previously)
> Shown how all PPE/PPC should be worn
> Portable Pumps ( Brought through how to start and use portable pump)

The Junior training at the start of December (4/12/16) will be the last training of this year, training will resume back in February on a confirmed date)

Friday, September 9, 2016, 16:21 | No Comments »
Congradulations to the cadets that graduated on the 7th this month! You did extremely well throughout the two terms and an amazing job at showing what you learnt to your parents!

The cadets practising their parade

Portable Pump Exercise

The Fire Over-run exercise

The Fire Over-run with cab sprays activated to protect the crew within the truck

Friday, August 26, 2016, 19:30 | No Comments »

Gulmarrad Brigade
will be having a "Get Ready Day" at our station on Sunday the 4th of September at 9am to 12pm

The day has FREE information on how to protect your homes and much more! The fire season is coming so come along and meet our members!

We are also going to be having a raffle for 3 large Teddy Bears, so please come along, buy a ticket, support our brigade and see what volunteer fire fighting is all about!

Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 17:07 | No Comments »
Gulmarrad Juniors training is on the 21st of August 2016 at Gulmarrad Station from 2pm - 4pm (1400hrs - 1600hrs)

The training will consist of:
- Rolling / bowling hoses 
- Truck Familiarisation 
- Hose work

Monday, August 1, 2016, 21:36 | No Comments »
Congratulations and well done to our crew at the Clarence Valley RFS Family fun day. Thanks to all the organisers, helpers and Brigades that attended. A fun day had by all. Congratulations to all other brigades who also took home awards. Hope to see you all next time.

Sunday, July 31, 2016, 16:32 | No Comments »

Gulmarrad Juniors first training is on the 7th of August 2016 at Gulmarrad Station from 2pm - 4pm (1400hrs - 1600hrs)

The training will consist of an induction of the station, Fitting you out with your PPE/PPC and hose bowling and rolling with the possibility of water later on if there is time.

If you couldn't make it to the sign up you are still welcome to come and signup on the 7th of August!

Thursday, June 16, 2016, 18:26 | No Comments »
If anyone here doesnt have facebook and still wants to be kept up to date with what has been happening, there is a facebook tab on this website where you can view our latest posts without needing a facebook account, feel free to have a look and see what has been happening!

Thursday, June 16, 2016, 18:23 | No Comments »
We are looking for feedback and suggestions on our webpage. Please feel free message us on our facebook page or come and speak to us anytime you see us!

Monday, June 13, 2016, 12:57 | No Comments »
Training on Tuesday 14/6/16

Sunday, May 8, 2016, 13:38 | No Comments »
Training on Tuesday 10/5/16

Monday, March 14, 2016, 08:51 | No Comments »

All truck drivers required for safe working on fire line workshop

TIC- Thermo imaging camera training

Revision of fire line SOPS

Saturday, March 5, 2016, 10:48 | No Comments »
Basic skill traning at Gulmarrad Station Monday night 6pm Full PPE PPC required

Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 21:07 | No Comments »
Gulmarrad Brigade would like to congratulate one of its members, Brenden (Wrenny) Wren on his recent achievement. Brenden was announced winner of the 'Young Citizen of the Year' in the Clarence Valley during the Australia Day Awards Ceremony.
As one of the many volunteer organisations that Brenden lends his time to, we are proud to have him as a member. Brenden is a great role model for young up and coming members in the NSW RFS.

Sunday, January 17, 2016, 18:52 | No Comments »
Introduction to basic training now being held at Gulmarrad Station at 5.30pm

Requirements: Full PPE/PPC needed

Monday, October 12, 2015, 13:19 | No Comments »
Gulmarrad station 6pm basic skills report forms truck drivers pumps ppe equipment usage GPS etc

Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 07:12 | No Comments »
Day 2 of Rfs cadet championship, Gulmarrad exceeded the expectations of the manager's 

Thursday, September 24, 2015, 15:15 | No Comments »
Gulmarrad Rural Fire Brigade Cadets make preparation to travel to the Australian Fire Cadet Championships Monday 28th to 1st October in Newcastle

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